MSR Whisperlite Universal Stove

5026-911
  • Available prices $169.00

Description

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This classic backpacking and trekking stove burns LPG canisters as well as a range of liquid fuels. Burn whatever’s convenient or available, wherever you are. The fuel specific jets and fuel source couplers are easy to operate and swap out. A group of 3 self-cleaning shaker jets make cleaning the fuel lines a simple matter, even if you're burning dirty fuels like kerosene or unrefined gas.

  • Aluminum mixer tube, stainless steel legs keep the weight down.
  • Design is stable and grips pots well, nice when you’re using large cookware for big groups.
  • Boiling times for 1 liter of water are 3.5 minutes with white gas, 4.4 minutes for kerosene, and 3.75 minutes for MSR IsoPro LPG.
  • Output is 9500BTU (white gas), 7300BTU (kerosene), 9000BTU (unleaded gas), 5300BTU (propane/butane with vapour feed) 10,3000BTU (propane/butane with liquid feed).
  • Includes a stand for inverting canisters to give better cold weather performance and more consistent output as the fuel is consumed.
  • Fuel canisters available separately.

Tech specs

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Weight 438g
Ideal for
  • Backpacking
  • Winter and expedition camping
Burner components Aluminum and steel
Fuel

Stoves are designed to burn specific fuels. All stoves should only be used with recommended fuels to prevent damage.

  • White gas
  • Kerosene
  • Gasoline
  • LPG
Simmers No
Boil time

The average time it takes to boil 1L of water. Wind, air temperature and elevation will affect boil time in the field.

3.5-4.4 min
Output

The output of any heat generating device is shown in BTUs (British Thermal Units) which measure the amount of heat energy needed to raise the temperature of 1lb. of water by 1°F.

9700BTU
Dimensions 10 x 10cm
Heat reflector

Heat reflectors are placed under the burner and reflect heat back up towards the cooking pot. This helps save fuel and speed cooking time.

Yes
Pot included No
Piezo ignition No
Fuel pump

Liquid fuel stoves require a fuel pump to pressurize the fuel tank.

Yes
Windscreen Yes
Made in USA